Saturday, May 4: 11AM: Honor Flight Fundraiser at DuPage Airport. Click here for more information
Sunday, May 19: 9:00AM: Meeting and Poppy solicitation fund raiser, Etz Chaim
Sunday, June 30: 10AM - 2PM: Annual Poppy solicitation fund raiser at Jewel Osca, Roosevelt Road, Lombard
Sunday, July 7: 11:30AM: Dover Straits, Mundelein: Department of Illinois Annual Banquet. Members and spouses are encouraged to attend. Click here for more information and registration form.
JWV Post 54 Members Speak to Etz Chaim 10th Grade Students
It what will become an annual event, members of JWV Post 54 spoke to students of the 10th grade confirmation class at Cong. Etz Chaim, Lombard, IL, on Sunday, January 20th. Veterans Larry Malis, Jordie Trafimow, Steve Braverman, Bruce Mayor, and Howard Goldstein spoke about how their military service affected their post military life, what lessons were learned. The members were well received and were appreciated for their service.
The Vietnam Memorial Moving Wall
This half-size replica of the Vietnam Memorial on the Mall in Washington, D.C. will be on display at Queen of Heaven Catholic Cemetery on Roosevelt Road, Hillside, September 26 to September 30, 2019
The 124th Annual JWV National Convention will be held at the Omni Hotel in Richmond, VA, August 18-23, 2019. The registration form is available here. Be sure to make your reservation by Tuesday, July 9. For more information, contact Jennifer Brande, 202-265-6280.
DuPage County Veterans and Residents
Please take a few minutes to complete a survey taken every 5 years concerning federal funds to housing and community services. Click here for the survey.
Cong Etz Chaim, Lombard, 10th Grade Class and Members of JWV Post 54